The latest news from St. Mary's Church, Cottonstones

St Luke’s Day

St Luke’s feast day is celebrated on 18 October, so this coming Sunday we are joining with our friends at St Luke’s church, Norland, at their patronal festival service at 3.30pm.  There will be no service at St Mary’s on that day.

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St Peter’s Day & saying thank you

Sunday 2 July is St Peter’s Day, and all three churches in our Benefice will be joining together at the 10am service at St Peter’s church to celebrate their patronal festival. We will then come together again at 4pm for a Thanksgiving service of song and prayer, as we mark Revd Lesley’s retirement and give thanks for her […]

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Owl Hunt 2017

The annual Mill Bank Owl hunts returns this month on 10 June – a perfect, fun-filled family day out to enjoy our local surroundings and help raise money for a worthy cause – a new classroom for local students at St Mary’s school. The theme of this year’s hunt, which is celebrating its 10th anniversary, […]

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Family Fun Day

Cottonstones Pre-School Playgroup, who meet in the social centre part of the church building, are having a family Fun Day this Saturday 27 May, 10am-2pm.  Come along to meet Kirsty and Rachel who run the playgroup, see what the children get up to and enjoy a day of games and fun.

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Easter services

We invite you to join us as we take the journey from the Palm Sunday entry into Jerusalem to the Cross.

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Mothering Sunday

Mothering Sunday service 26 March 10.00am We will be joining with our friends at St Peter’s Sowerby to celebrate Mothering in all its forms, and all those who have a caring and nurturing role in our lives. As is tradition, daffodil posies will be distributed during the service. Stay a while and enjoy chat and […]

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Sunday 26 February

This Sunday we are pleased to join with our friends at St Peter’s as they host a Calder Valley Deanery confirmation service at 4pm, the only service in the Benefice this week.  We will be welcoming 11 candidates in all, representing churches in Todmorden and Luddenden Foot, and including Edith a member of St Peter’s congregation.     Bishop Jonathan Gibbs, […]

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Change of Service Times

Please note that as from 1 January 2017, our services are changing to twice a month. Join us in worship at 11.30am on the 1st and 3rd Sundays each month. On alternate Sundays, a warm welcome will await you amongst our church family at St Peter’s Sowerby (check service times here) or St Luke’s Norland […]

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